Lemongrass oil has a bright, fresh, grassy-lemon citrus aroma with earthy undertones that will uplift, clarify and calm your senses. It works great as an analgesic, antidepressant, antimicrobial, antipyretic, antiseptic, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, deodorant, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, galactagogue, insecticidal, nervine and sedative.
It has great soothing, sedating and calming effects on the mind, cures inflammations, itching of skin and it relieves tension and anxiety. It also aids to remove toxins from the body and reduce blood pressure.
Lemongrass essential oil is as great antibacterial because of its citral and limonene content, it can be used in an office as a method of air disinfection with a diffuser. Studies have shown that 89% reduction of airborne bacteria took place within 15 hours in an office environment.
It aids our logical thinking and is ideal for use at home or work wherever clear, fresh thinking and good concentration is needed. Just add 5 drops to your diffuser during the day.
Caution: Do not use when pregnant, breadfeeding or on children under the age of two.
Organic Lemongrass essential oil top benefits:
Helps alleviate headaches
Natural deodorizer and cleaner - great for DIY home cleaning
Antiseptic and astringent properties
Natural skin toner
Alleviate muscle pains and spasms
Stimulates hair growth
Natural bug repellant
Aids to reduce anxiety
Helps with colds and flu
To combat airborne bacteria when having a cold and flu, add 5 drops of Lemongrass essential oil to your diffuser and diffuse for about 2 hours three times a day. Lemongrass oil has a cooling effect on the body and will help in the case of having a temperature that might be higher than usual.
For the treatment of skin fungus, like athlete's foot, you can mix lemongrass essential oil, Tea tree oil and Coconut oil and apply twice a day on the affected area.
For the relief of headaches, dilute 1 - 2 drops of Lemongrass essential oil with any carrier oil and massage it on your temples and breathe in its stimulating aroma. Also, massage the base of your head and the back of neck to help release tensions.
To help release tensions and stress, try out adding some drops of lemongrass and lavender oil on a foot bath and soak for 20 minutes.
When suffering from an anxiety episode, inhale and breathe deeply lemongrass oil to help calm yourself down.